Tecsole Review: SmadAV antivirus is a lightweight antivirus software which provides decent protection form all kind of nasty viruses. This antivirus software is based on Indonesia but became so popular worldwide because you can use it with any other antivirus software to make an extra layer of protection. SmadAV antivirus scans very efficiently with any external device like Flush drive(USB) and block any real-time virus threat. It also has anti-Ransomware that stops ransomware to encrypt files.
SmadAV key features:
• Works with any other antivirus software like AVG, AVAST, Panda etc.
• Very light weight and takes low resource to run
• Best USB protection to stop spreading virus through USB flush drive
• Cleans infected computer and fix the registry changed by the viruses
• Adds new viruses in the SmadAV database regularly and keep protected
• Updates automatically with the new versions of SmadAV (Pro-version)
• In free version, password protection is disabled
• Auto update is not available in free version
• It may eliminate genuine files sometimes
User ratings/feedback as per CNET download center:
Average User Ratings: 4 stars
CNET Editors’ Rating: Good
Total Downloads: About 2 million
Operating Systems: Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10
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How to download and Install?
1. Access http://www.smadav.net/ website and click on Free Download (Smadav 2017 – 11.2)
2. Wait till save as window appears. Save the file on the Desktop
3. Double cli on the file from the desktop
4. Click OK with language selection (English)
5. Click Next on the Welcome Wizard
6. Accept the license agreement and click Next
7. Click Next with Desktop shortcut option
8. Wait till Completing Wizard appears. Checked Launch SMADAV and click on Finish
9. You should see Scanner, Protect, Tools, Manage, Pro options on the Smadav User Interface
10. Preform a full scan and take necessary steps if any virus is dtetcted
Congratulation! You have successfully installed Smadav antivirus and your computer is now protected.